Blog — interior design

Winter Mantel Design Inspiration

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There are many posts about how to decorate your mantel for the holiday season, but what happens when the holidays have passed? Of course, you want to keep your space looking well-designed long after Santa’s last trace has been left, and that certainly means taking down the tree and the stockings but do you have to change the mantel? We say no! 

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How to Age Metal

Posted by shelby Barnhart on

Have you ever found yourself replacing a hinge or drawer pull that just doesn’t match its weathered counterparts? Perhaps you’ve been wanting to make a rustic coffee table but the screws and hardware you’ll use are just too shiny!

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Incorporating Metal Accents into your Design

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Every room should have accents of metal. You can achieve this by using wrought iron hooks, furniture bases, candlesticks or lighting fixtures, mirrors, etc. Metal accents bring an edge to your design and balance the softness of a sofa, bed or chair. It is the final touch and brings along a finality to the project.

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Metal Accents that Promote Body Movement & Fitness

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Today on the blog we’re dreaming up some fun, unique ways to use metal accents to promote body movement in small spaces. While these concepts are geared towards tiny house living, adaptations can be made to help you achieve similar looks in any size living space. These three specific ideas come from Living Big in a Tiny House. But there are a ton of unique ways to incorporate metal accents for movement in any space!  Ladders that serve for function and fitness Interior or Exterior   Reclaimed materials serve not only as a ladder to the tiny house’s flat roof...

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Painted Metal Furniture

Posted by shelby Barnhart on

Metal is an intriguing element to work with in design. It has the ability to create “weight” and works as an anchor when you want to highlight or focus on specific vignette in a room.

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